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Face Masks Now Compulsory In Paris Tourists Hotspots, Crowded Areas

Face Masks Now Compulsory In Paris Tourists Hotspots, Crowded Areas

Written by on 10 August 2020

  Face masks became compulsory in tourist hotspots in Paris on Monday amid warnings of a resurgence of coronavirus cases, as infections in the world’s worst-hit country the United States topped five million. The requirement came as France along with much of Western Europe sweltered in a heatwave, with temperatures soaring above 35 degrees Celsius (95 […]

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Hong Media Tycoon, Jimmy Lai, Arrested Under New Security Law

Hong Media Tycoon, Jimmy Lai, Arrested Under New Security Law

Written by on 10 August 2020

Hong Kong pro-democracy media tycoon Jimmy Lai was arrested Monday and led in handcuffs through his newspaper office as police raided the building, part of a sweeping crackdown on dissent since China imposed a security law on the city. Lai, 71, was among nine people detained on charges including colluding with foreign forces — one of the […]

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Lebanon’s PM Diab Announces Resignation Of Government

Lebanon’s PM Diab Announces Resignation Of Government

Written by on 10 August 2020

Lebanon’s premier Hassan Diab stepped down Monday amid fury within and outside his government over the deadly Beirut port blast he blamed on the incompetence and corruption of a decades-old ruling class. “Today we are heeding the people and their demands to hold accountable those responsible for a disaster,” he said in a televised address, […]

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